When teaching writing it's important to think about your non-negotiables. This will help form the basis for your writing instruction. When coming up with non-negotiables think about what you don't want in your writing time and what worked well in previous years.
Today I'm discussing my top ten writing non-negotiables for my second grade classroom. I hope it will give you some ideas when coming up with your own non-negotiables during writing instruction.
In this episode, we talk about...
- Writing Utensils
- Daily Writing Practice
- Writing Prompts Sparingly
- Phonics and Word Study Taught During Reading and Small Groups
- Strategic Publishing
- Writing Folders
- Mentor Texts
- Writing Goals
- Writing Partners
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